The first table below looks at the demand for XenApp skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XenApp over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenApp
Rank 56 43 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Contract jobs citing XenApp 14 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.92% 2.02% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 14.43% 13.04% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Average daily rate £385 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £350 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £374 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £344 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.20% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £18.75 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+36.98% -15.11%
System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
97 92 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.31% 15.51% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 42
Average daily rate £338 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £230 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
- +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -51.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £11.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.35 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
XenApp
East of England

XenApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenApp Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XenApp across the Cambridgeshire region.

XenApp Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

XenApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XenApp across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

XenApp Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

XenApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XenApp across the Cambridgeshire region.

XenApp Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

XenApp
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 4 - -
Huntingdon 0 1 - - 1
XenApp
East of England

XenApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing XenApp also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenApp.

1 18 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 17 (77.27%) VMware
3 16 (72.73%) Citrix
4 14 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 11 (50.00%) Windows
7 10 (45.45%) HP
8 9 (40.91%) SAN
8 9 (40.91%) Cisco
8 9 (40.91%) Backup Exec
9 8 (36.36%) NetApp
9 8 (36.36%) DHCP
10 7 (31.82%) DNS
10 7 (31.82%) Finance
10 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (31.82%) SCCM
10 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (27.27%) XenDesktop
11 6 (27.27%) NetBackup
11 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (27.27%) Firewall
11 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
11 6 (27.27%) FTP
11 6 (27.27%) IIS
12 5 (22.73%) Linux
12 5 (22.73%) ITIL
12 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (22.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003

XenApp
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing XenApp also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XenApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 14 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (27.27%) IIS
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 8 (36.36%) DHCP
3 7 (31.82%) DNS
4 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) FTP
5 4 (18.18%) LAN
5 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) NAS
7 1 (4.55%) SMS
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Wintel Systems Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Wintel Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Design Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Support
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
1 4 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.09%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) UNIX
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Software Deployment
3 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCA
1 3 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) MCSA
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (22.73%) XenServer
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (13.64%) vSphere
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Backup Exec
2 7 (31.82%) SCCM
3 6 (27.27%) NetBackup
4 3 (13.64%) WSUS
4 3 (13.64%) SCOM
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) VMware
2 16 (72.73%) Citrix
3 10 (45.45%) HP
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco
5 8 (36.36%) NetApp
6 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 4 (18.18%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) IBM
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Mercator
8 3 (13.64%) Symantec
9 2 (9.09%) Oracle
9 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 1 (4.55%) Lotus
10 1 (4.55%) Avaya
10 1 (4.55%) AppSense
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 23 hours ago